Hamad ibn Isa Al Khalifa (1872–1942)

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Hamad ibn Isa Al Khalifa
Hakim of Bahrain
Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa (1872–1942).png
A photograph of Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa
Reign 9 Dec 1932 – 24 Feb 1942
Isa ibn Ali Al Khalifa
Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa
Father Isa ibn Ali Al Khalifa
Mother Haya bint Muhammad Al Khalifa
Born 6 February 1872
Muharraq, Bahrain
Died 24 February 1942(1942-02-24) (aged 70)
Rumaitha, Bahrain
Burial Al Rifa'a Cemetery
Religion Islam
Coronation of Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa as the Hakim of Bahrain in February 1933.

Hamad ibn Isa Al Khalifa KCIE, CSI (6 February 1872 – 20 February 1942) was the ruler of Bahrain from 1932 until his death in 1942. His title was Hakim of Bahrain.[1]

He lived in the Al-Sakhir Palace from around 1925 until his death.[2] He was very fond of the palace and lived there with his wife Hosha and regularly invited prominent noblemen and political figures from the United Kingdom and elsewhere to dine at the palace.

Titles[edit]

  • 1872–1921: Sheikh Hamad bin 'Isa al-Khalifa
  • 1921–1923: Sheikh Hamad bin 'Isa al-Khalifa, CSI
  • 1923–1932: Sheikh Hamad bin 'Isa al-Khalifa, Deputy Ruler of Bahrain, CSI
  • 1932–1935: His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin 'Isa al-Khalifa, Ruler of Bahrain, CSI
  • 1935–1942: His Highness Sheikh Sir Hamad bin 'Isa al-Khalifa, Ruler of Bahrain, KCIE, CSI

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Honours[edit]

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See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Bahrain
  2. ^ Duggan, Brian Patrick; Clark, Terence (February 2009). Saluki: the desert hound and the English travelers who brought it to the West. McFarland. p. 173. ISBN 978-0-7864-3407-7. Retrieved 8 May 2011. 
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Isa ibn Ali Al Khalifa
Hakim of Bahrain
1932–1942
Succeeded by
Salman ibn Hamad Al Khalifa